Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Become an effective problem-solver and valued Lean Six Sigma project leader with our online Lean Six Sigma Black Belt course.

Develop the Technical Mastery Needed to Lead Successful Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Projects

Lean Six Sigma Black Belts are the project managers and leaders of any good Operational Excellence team. MoreSteam Black Belts learn first-hand to use the tools and techniques of the LSS methodology to think critically and lead project teams.

MoreSteam's Black Belt course is crafted by industry professionals with years of practical experience. Students motivated to work at their own pace and schedule will receive the education they need to further their careers and enhance their organizations. Industry-focused curriculum emphasizing project leadership, management, and data analysis will help students cultivate a stronger OpEx team.

Quick Facts

Course Type
Time to Complete
140 hours
Optional Add-on
Average salary of a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt $137,645*
Average savings of a Black Belt project $300,000*

*As of 2023, reported in "2023 ASQ Salary Survey: The Complete Report," Quality Progress, December 2023.

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Curriculum

MoreSteam's Black Belt course equips a Six Sigma Black Belt with advanced Lean Six Sigma problem-solving skills, project leadership knowledge, and hands-on experience using Lean Six Sigma tools and methodologies. The course content has been reviewed and approved by ASQ. View a detailed outline of the course content.


4 Hrs

  1. The Cost of Poor Quality
  1. The 5 Lean Principles
  1. The 8 Forms of Waste
  1. The 99.9% Problem
  1. DMAIC - The Improvement Process
  1. Introduction to EngineRoom®


22 Hrs

  1. Project Selection & Project Charters
  1. Voice of the Customer
  1. Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQC)
  1. The Source of Value (Going to Gemba)
  1. Process Mapping & Flow Charts
  1. Stakeholder Analysis


27 Hrs

  1. Statistical Problem Solving
  1. Graphical Summaries
  1. Cause & Effect Matrix
  1. Measurement System Analysis
  1. Control Charts
  1. Statistical Process Control (SPC)


66 Hrs

  1. Root Cause Analysis
  1. Cause & Effect Diagrams
  1. 5-Why, 1-How
  1. Regression Analysis
  1. Advanced Hypothesis Testing
  1. Design of Experiments (DOE)


13 Hrs

  1. Benchmarking & Brainstorming
  1. Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA)
  1. Continuous Flow
  1. Pull Systems
  1. Kaizen Events
  1. Piloting a Solution


7 Hrs

  1. Visual Management
  1. 5-S Approach
  1. Total Productive Maintenance
  1. Standardized Work
  1. Process Control Plans
  1. Project Close Out

Included in this Course

140 hours of practice-based training with a strong emphasis on application
Course customizations based on industry for a personalized learning experience
Lesson audio, blackboard videos, formula walk-throughs, interactive exercises, and industry case studies
Access to the course for 365 days, allowing you to work at your own pace
One of three language options: English, Chinese, or Spanish
Lessons developed by industry leaders with 20+ years of experience delivering Lean Six Sigma training
One year of access to EngineRoom, MoreSteam's online data analysis software for continuous improvement
Course tools to track your progress, highlight the material, take notes, and bookmark lessons for review

Take Your Black Belt Training a Step Further by Adding Certification

MoreSteam’s certification process is designed to validate your ability to apply process improvement techniques as a proficient practitioner in the field and build your confidence as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.  To achieve certification, participants must successfully complete the online Lean Six Sigma Black Belt course, pass the final exam, and execute two successful Lean Six Sigma improvement project guided by our expert Master Black Belt coaches. By earning a MoreSteam certification, you're not just investing in a credential - you're investing in your professional development and future career opportunities.

If you've completed MoreSteam's Black Belt course, you have the option to purchase certification alone.

Get Started By Customizing Your Journey


Product information

Product options

Select your theme for examples and case studies relevant to your industry

Select which data analysis software you will use to complete the training. Lessons will show charts from your selected software. Need help choosing the right software?

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The black belt course is self-guided and does not include certification. You can add certification and coaching now or at any time after enrollment.

Your price: $3,295


Corporate Or Academic Pricing Available

Contact us for volume pricing, LMS integrations, and more.

Looking For Instructor-Led Training?

If you prefer a more structured path to certification, consider MoreSteam's Blended Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification program which features:

  • 5-6 virtual study halls
  • 1-on-1 coaching hours
  • In-person capstone workshop
  • Peer-to-peer networking
  • Exam and portfolio prep

I never believed in online courses until I took this one. It really helped me understand complex terms and significantly exceeded my expectations.



I am currently a deployed soldier and this course enabled me to continue my LSS journey away from my company.


Aviall Inc.

Fantastic course design. Very intuitive and practice-oriented. Useful across multiple industry verticals.



The most effective and comprehensive training I have ever been involved with in my career.



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